Young J High School

3200 Woodside
Arlington, TX 76016
(School attendance zone shown in map)
8/
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Top 30%
Serving 827 students in grades 7-8, Young J High School ranks in the top 30% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 46% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 37%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 42%).
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 74% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 7-8
  • Enrollment: 827 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 56%
  • : Top 30% in TX
  • : 46% (Top 30%)
  • : 50% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Young J High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

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School Overview

Young J High School's student population of 827 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 55 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 7-8
Total Students
827 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
55 teachers
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School Rankings

Young J High School ranks within the top 30% of all 8,079 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Young J High School is 0.70, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
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State Level (TX)
#2159 out of 8079 schools
(Top 30%)
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46%
37%
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50%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
5%
5%
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Hispanic
27%
53%
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Black
19%
13%
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White
44%
26%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
4%
3%
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0.70
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
44%
57%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Young J High School's ranking?
Young J High School is ranked #2159 out of 8,079 schools, which ranks it among the top 30% of public schools in Texas.
What schools are Young J High School often compared to?
Young J High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Ousley J High School, Cross Timbers Middle School, Workman J High School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
46% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% TX state average), while 50% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 42% TX state average).
How many students attend Young J High School?
827 students attend Young J High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
44% of Young J High School students are White, 27% of students are Hispanic, 19% of students are Black, 5% of students are Asian, 4% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Young J High School?
Young J High School has a student ration of 15:1, which is higher than the Texas state average of 14:1.
What grades does Young J High School offer ?
Young J High School offers enrollment in grades 7-8
What school district is Young J High School part of?
Young J High School is part of Arlington ISD School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 7-8
  • Enrollment: 827 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 56%
  • : Top 30%
  • : 46% (Top 30%)
  • : 50% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

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